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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2000

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Are you trying to lose weight?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 38.3 32.9 36.3 40.0 45.7 43.8 30.4
No 61.7 67.1 63.7 60.0 54.3 56.2 69.6
Male Yes 31.4 25.1 27.3 29.1 38.2 41.4 28.1
No 68.6 74.9 72.7 70.9 61.8 58.6 71.9
Female Yes 44.9 41.1 45.7 50.6 53.3 46.0 32.1
No 55.1 58.9 54.3 49.4 46.7 54.0 67.9
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Are you trying to lose weight?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 3,727 335 721 758 736 512 665
Yes 1,480 110 266 322 351 228 203
No 2,243 225 455 435 385 282 461
Don't know/Not sure 2

1
1
Refused 2



1 1
Male Total 1,492 158 315 301 286 197 235
Yes 462 37 83 90 107 82 63
No 1,030 121 232 211 179 115 172
Female Total 2,235 177 406 457 450 315 430
Yes 1,018 73 183 232 244 146 140
No 1,213 104 223 224 206 167 289
Don't know/Not sure 2

1
1
Refused 2



1 1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.